nhs stop smoking campaign
Stop smoking campaign targets market shoppers
Shoppers at Leicester Market were given the chance to find out what help is at hand for smokers wanting to quit. Staff from the Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust's stop smoking service spent Friday in Market Square offering free help and advice ...
Stoptober in Lincolnshire: Give up cigs with help from campaign backed by Al ... - Grimsby Telegraph
Stoptober in Lincolnshire: Give up cigs with help from campaign backed by Al ...
David Hardy, who oversees the local NHS stop smoking services, said: "Many smokers continue smoking not by choice but because they are addicted to the nicotine in tobacco products. This addiction does not make it impossible to quit smoking, it just ...
Stoptober: Birmingham people urged to quit smoking as part of national campaign
Stoptober: can 28-day health campaign help smokers quit?
Big hopes for quit-smoking campaign, Stoptober
Snapchat campaign launched to help youngsters quit smoking
Socal media app Snapchat is being used to help youngsters quit smoking in Merthyr Tydfil. The Filter ASH Wales' flagship youth stop smoking service is to launch its latest campaign on Thursday, using the popular image sharing app Snapchat to connect ...
A national campaign which aims to give smokers the support they need to give ... - Gloucester Citizen
A national campaign which aims to give smokers the support they need to give ...
Elaine Watson, Head of Health Improvement at Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust said: “We want to encourage every smoker in Gloucestershire to consider attempting to quit this October and join the thousands of people who are feeling the benefits ...
Local heroes pledge support for Stoptober as they bid to quit smoking in 28 ...
Public Health Wales, the organisation which runs Stop Smoking Wales, last month launched the biggest stop smoking campaign Wales has ever seen, releasing research that shows only 7% of smokers in Wales know that one in two long term smokers will die ...
Record numbers quit smoking in Glasgow
Glasgow Evening Times
Our health campaigns Glas-goals and Clear the Air, played a key part in new figures showing amazing results. Almost 60,000 people living in the most deprived areas of NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde have tried to stop - and nearly 20,000 said they had ...
MP backs stop smoking month
Rosie said: “Stoptober is a great campaign with fantastic resources available to help those who want to kick the habit. “Experts say that by stopping smoking for just 28 days people are five times more likely to stop all together.” The average number ...
Are you taking part in the Stoptober campaign?
THROUGHOUT October, an NHS-backed campaign calling on smokers to quit hopes to improve the health of hundreds of thousands of people across the country and reduce the number of smokers in the UK. Launched by Public Health England, Stoptober ...
Smoking costs Midlands £1.3bn - and leads to one million sick days
More than 250 companies and organisations, including major employers such as Asda, the British Army, and Unilever, are getting behind the annual Stoptober campaign, offering support to over one million employees across the country. Stoptober, the 28 ...
Smokers urged to stub it out in mass quit bid
Research shows that people who stop smoking for 28 days are five times more likely to stay smoke-free. So far, more than 190,000 people have signed up to the campaign, which is run by Public Health England (PHE). Professor Kevin Fenton, national ...
AN NHS-backed campaign urging smokers to quit gets underway today. Stoptober aims to encourage people to stub out the habit to improve their health and help reduce the bill for those with smoking-related illnesses. Launched by Public Health England, Stoptober claims to have more than 190,000 signing up to stop smoking for 28 days this month, following on from a quarter of a million people who ... Read more
THROUGHOUT October, an NHS-backed campaign calling on smokers to quit hopes to improve the health of hundreds of thousands of people across the country and reduce the number of smokers in the UK. Launched by Public Health England, Stoptober claims to have more than 190,000 signing up to stop smoking for 28 days this month, following on from a quarter of a million people who registered online ... Read more
The national stop smoking campaign Stoptober starts today - but will you be taking part? Read more
Surrey Stop Smoking Service also offering support through campaign for those who want to stay smoke-free Read more
ALMOST 1,000 fewer people have officially given up smoking in Stoke-on-Trent in the past 12 months – because of the popularity of e-cigarettes.Record numbers of people stopped smoking for at least four weeks in 2012/13 – backed by a Sentinel campaign.But new figures show 994 fewer people gave up smoking in 2013/14 to cut the total to 2,529.That is mostly being blamed on more people turning to e ... Read more
A GLOUCESTER mum successfully quit smoking last "Stoptober" with the help of her free local Stop Smoking Service. Read more
Figures show more than 4,500 people in Birmingham die from smoking-related disease every year - while habit costs West Midlands a whopping £1.3 billion annually Read more
Karen Thomson is quitting smoking. TO mark the NHS Smokefree Stoptober campaign, hospital worker Karen Thomson has agreed to write a column throughout the month to let us know how she gets on in her bid to quit smoking. Read more
On No Smoking Day former smokers revealed their top tips on quitting... which might help those tackling Stoptober. Read how life changed for them and try the calculator game at the end of the story to get a surprise Read more